BOOK: Rivers on Slave Resistance in Florida

Larry Eugene Rivers. Rebels and Runaways: Slave Resistance in Nineteenth-Century Florida. University of Illinois Press, 2012. From the press website: This gripping study examines slave resistance and protest in antebellum Florida and its local and national impact from 1821 to 1865. Using a variety of sources such as slaveholders' wills and probate records, ledgers, account … Continue reading BOOK: Rivers on Slave Resistance in Florida